There are 6 ways to get from Times Square to The Bronx by train, subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  20 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to Fordham Harlem

$4 - $14

Cheapest option

Line 2 subway  •  39 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Times Sq - 42 St to Bronx Park East 2

$3

4 alternative options

Bus  •  43 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison Av/E 47 St to Bronx River Pky/Bronx Zoo Ent BxM11

$2 - $7

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Times Square to The Bronx 11.2 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Times Square to The Bronx 11.2 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Times Square to The Bronx 11.2 miles

$30 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Times Square to The Bronx is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Times Square to The Bronx is to taxi which costs $60 - $75 and takes 14 min.

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The distance between Times Square and The Bronx is 9 miles. The road distance is 11.2 miles.

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The train from Grand Central to Fordham takes 20 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madison Av/E 47 St and arriving at Bronx River Pky/Bronx Zoo Ent. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Grand Central and arriving at Fordham. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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What companies run services between Times Square, NY, USA and The Bronx, NY, USA?

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from Times Square to The Bronx every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $14 and the journey takes 20 min. Alternatively, New York City Transit (MTA) operates a bus from Times Square to The Bronx every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 43 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Fordham
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $14
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$7 - $8
Off-peak onboard
$12 - $14
Onboard
$9 - $14
At station
$4 - $10
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 47 St to Bronx River Pky/Bronx Zoo Ent
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Uber New York City
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Times Square to The Bronx
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$30 - $40
uberX
$30 - $45
uberX + Car Seat
$40 - $55
uberXL
$45 - $65
UberBLACK
$60 - $80
SUV
$75 - $100
Taxi from Times Square to The Bronx
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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